• Leader names new chief of staff 2016-06-28 18:39

    Leader names new chief of staff

    TEHRAN – Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Tuesday officially named Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri as the Armed Forces Chief of Staff.

  • Iran’s quarterly exports of gas condensate up 57% yr/yr

    Iran’s quarterly exports of gas condensate up 57% yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Pars Especial Economic Energy Zone (PSEEZ) exported $1.687 billion of gas condensate in the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-June 20, 2016), showing a 57 percent growth compared to the same time last year,” the CEO of the PSEEZ organization Mehdi Yousefi told Shana news agency on Tuesday.

  • Saudis set strict conditions for Iran only: Hajj official

    Saudis set strict conditions for Iran only: Hajj official

    TEHRAN – Tehran has categorically rejected claims by the Saudis that the draft contract for Hajj pilgrimage that they had proposed to the Iranian side was the same as Riyadh had offered to other Islamic countries, saying nothing could be further from the truth.

  • Tehran sends senior coordinator to Moscow, Syria crisis in focus

    Tehran sends senior coordinator to Moscow, Syria crisis in focus

    TEHRAN – On Monday Tehran dispatched its senior emissary Ali Shamkhani to Moscow amid unconfirmed news that Iran is ready to show more flexibility to find a political solution to the Syrian conflict dragging on since 2011.